Former Union Home Secretary Anil Baijal likely to be new Delhi LG
Career bureaucrat Anil Baijal looks set to become the next Lt Governor of Delhi, a post which has fallen vacant after sudden resignation of Najeeb Jung. Read more here.
Uttar Pradesh assembly elections: SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav rules out alliance with any party
Amid speculations, Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Wednesday ruled out the possibility of an alliance with any political party for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. Read more here.
Kalmadi defers Life President post of IOA, Sports Ministry issues showcause notice
Faced with a barrage of criticism, scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi declined the position of the Indian Olympic Association’s Life President even as the Sports Ministry issued a showcause notice to the IOA for its controversial decision. Read more here.
Cabinet clears ordinance: Face jail time, Rs 50,000 penalty for holding old notes
The Cabinet on Wednesday approved promulgation of an ordinance to impose a penalty, including a jail term, for possession of the scrapped 500 and 1,000 rupee notes beyond a cut-off. Read more here.
Scrap cash withdrawal limit, reveal how much black money recovered post demonetization: Rahul to Modi
Upping the ante on the government’s demonetization drive, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sacrificed the common man in ‘yagna’ against black money. Read more here.
Shocking: Ram Gopal Verma SLAMS Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan!
Ram Gopal Verma took to Twitter to post a series of tweets, giving a thumbs up to Aamir’s brilliant performance. But while doing so, he took a serious jibe at the other Khans- Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. Read more here.